Third Place Café


Check out the award-winning café with one of the best views in town and great food to top it off!

Third Place Café is a spacious, bright, sunny café with a variety of delicious cabinet food, including quiche, salads, hearty sandwiches, scones, muffins, slices and more. The all-day breakfast and lunch menus offer items created fresh to order such as French toast, roasted kumara Mumble Jumble, eggs benedict, grilled salmon, lamb platter and more. 

Enjoy great food and company while overlooking Lake Rotorua and Saint Faiths Church in Ohinemutu Māori Village. Seating options from couches, booths and tables, make Third Place an excellent place to catch up with friends, family or business colleagues. Take advantage of sunny weather in the outdoor patio.


The “first place” is your home and those you live with.
The “second place” is your work, school or place of study.
The “third place” is where you choose to go to relax, connect and enjoy.

How to find us?

35 Lake Road, Rotorua